Pearl Lowe

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Pearl Lowe
Born (1970-04-07) 7 April 1970 (age 44)
Wimbledon, London, England
Nationality British
Occupation Fashion designer
Spouse(s) Danny Goffey (December 2008-present)
Children Daisy, Alfie, Frankie and Betty
Labels Pearl Lowe

Pearl Lowe (born 7 April 1970) is an English singer-songwriter.

Career[edit]

She was the vocalist of mid-1990s indie bands Powder and Lodger, which she fronted after a brief period at LAMDA, and as a solo-artist under the name Pearl. Throughout her music career, Lowe was nicknamed Pearl Spam by journalists in the NME.[citation needed]

In 2001 she launched 'Pearl Lowe', her signature range of lace curtains and cushions.[1][better source needed] In 2006 she started designing her own bespoke handmade dresses that sold exclusively for Liberty in London, she was quickly snapped up by the budget chain Peacocks where she designs a capsule range four times a year.[citation needed]

Lowe published her memoir All That Glitters in 2007, a sombre look at overcoming addiction.[2]

Pearl is managed by Carol Hayes Management for her TV work and was briefly the face of Agent Provocateur. Lowe was an ambassador for the homeless charity Crisis, but is now an ambassador for Action on Addiction.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Since 1995 her partner has been Supergrass drummer Danny Goffey, with whom she has three children, Alfie, Frankie and Betty. Goffey and Lowe married on December 4, 2008, in Babington House, Somerset.[4]

She also has a daughter, Daisy Lowe with singer Gavin Rossdale. Daisy is a working fashion model.

Lowe and her family live in the Somerset countryside, after residing in North London for many years.[2] [5] She is also known for her friendships with Rhys Ifans and Liv Tyler.

Bibliography[edit]

Lowe, Pearl (2007-07-12). All That Glitters. Hodder & Stoughton. ISBN 978-0-340-93319-0. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Welcome to Pearl Lowe". pearllowe.co.uk. Archived from the original on 2007-11-27. Retrieved 2008-01-17. 
  2. ^ a b Freeman, Hadley (2007-07-09). "My wasted years". The Guardian. Retrieved 2008-01-17. 
  3. ^ "Pearl Lowe: My drugs hell". nhs.uk. Retrieved 2008-07-28. 
  4. ^ [Somerset Standard, 27 Nov 08]
  5. ^ Williams-Akoto, Tessa (2007-08-29). "Pearl Lowe: 'I'm over life in London'". The Independent. Retrieved 2008-01-17. 

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